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a rule adopted by an organization in order to regulate its own affairs and the behavior of its members

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He shall have Power, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, to make Treaties, provided two thirds of the Senators present concur; and he shall nominate, and by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, shall appoint Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls, Judges of the supreme Court, and all other Officers of the United States, whose Appointments are not herein otherwise provided for, and which shall be established by Law: but the Congress may by Law vest the Appointment of such inferior Officers, as they think proper, in the President alone, in the Courts of Law, or in the Heads of Departments.
The Trial of all Crimes, except in Cases of Impeachment, shall be by Jury; and such Trial shall be held in the State where the said Crimes shall have been committed; but when not committed within any State, the Trial shall be at such Place or Places as the Congress may by Law have directed.
Garner and Graham set out the general approach to defining constitutional constraints on the use of force by law enforcement, stating that force used by officers constitutes a seizure under the Fourth Amendment (6) and is objectively evaluated for reasonableness.
For the majority of rotating faculty members who normally spend three years on the faculty before returning to regular military assignments, and who have significant practical experience as well as an educational memory shaped by law school and the teaching methods to which they were exposed (primarily the Socratic method), there is even less time for them to develop and feel comfortable with new methods of instruction.
This effort, which was explored at a national meeting, "Public Health Literacy for Lawyers" held 11-13 April in Boston, Massachusetts, is hindered by law school admission standards that do not require any special quantitative ability, although these skills are increasingly required in many aspects of legal practice, for example, for handling epidemiologic evidence.
The record must remain accessible to those entitled by law to access it, for the period required by law.
23, was never made nor intended to restrain the Power of the Chancery in Matters of Equity, but to restrain the Chancellor and the Judges of the Common Law, only in matters meerly determinable by Law, in legal Proceedings, and not in Equitable, and that they should be constant and certain in their own Judgments, and not play Fast and Loose.
It would have been very hard for a legislature to look at a married couple, both in wheelchairs, and say, `The kind of sex you have is punishable by law.